ShareChat

ShareChat is an India-based social media platform that allows users to share videos, jokes, GIFs, audios and funny images. Read more

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ShareChat

ShareChat is an India-based social media platform that allows users to share videos, jokes, GIFs, audios and funny images. Read more

Ankush Sachdeva's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of ShareChat

Co-Founder & CEO

Ankush Sachdeva

CEO Approval Rating

87/100

Founded:

2015

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Roposo has been one of ShareChat's top competitors. Roposo is a Private company that was founded in 2012 in Bangalore, Karnataka. Like ShareChat, Roposo also competes in the Application Software sector. Compared to ShareChat, Roposo has 200 fewer employees.

Chingari is seen as one of ShareChat's biggest rivals. Chingari is a Private company that was founded in Bangalore, Karnataka in 2018. Like ShareChat, Chingari also operates in the Application Software sector. Chingari has 360 fewer employees vs. ShareChat.

Josh is perceived as one of ShareChat's biggest rivals. Josh was founded in Bangalore, Karnataka} in 2020. Like ShareChat, Josh also competes in the Application Software space. Compared to ShareChat, Josh generates $ less revenue.

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ShareChat Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
HPF Films Pvt. Ltd.

Sep 2020

Source »
undisclosed
HPF is a media company that provides content branding, digital marketing and video production services for businesses.
Circle Internet Pvt. Ltd.

Aug 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Circle is an online platform that publishes news on technology, politics and current affairs.

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Memer

Apr 2020

Source »
undisclosed
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Elanic Services Pvt Ltd.

Feb 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Elanic is a web-based marketplace that allows users to buy and sell new and pre-owned apparel, personal and household products.

These are all the companies that ShareChat has acquired. ShareChat has acquired 4 companies and its latest acquisition was HPF Films Pvt. Ltd. in Sep 2020. HPF is a media company that provides content branding, digital marketing and video production services for businesses.

ShareChat Funding History

Since ShareChat was founded in 2015, it has participated in 9 rounds of funding. In total ShareChat has raised $766.0M. ShareChat's last funding round was on Apr 2021 for a total of $502.0M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Series E
Apr 2021
$502M

Tiger Global

Series E
Jul 2020
$40M
Series D
Aug 2019
$100M
Series C
Sep 2018
$99.2M
Series B
Jan 2018
$18.2M

Since ShareChat was founded in 2015, it has participated in 9 rounds of funding. In total ShareChat has raised $766.0M. ShareChat's last funding round was on Apr 2021 for a total of $502.0M

ShareChat Investments

No recent investments found related to ShareChat

These are all the companies that ShareChat has invested in. ShareChat has invested 4 companies and its latest investment was HPF Films Pvt. Ltd. in Sep 2020. HPF is a media company that provides content branding, digital marketing and video production services for businesses.

ShareChat News

April 19, 2021ExchangeWire

ShareChat Breach $2bn Valuation Mark; Ireland's DPC Open Probe into Facebook Data Leak

In today's ExchangeWire news digest: Indian content-sharing platform ShareChat reach USD $2.1bn in va... See more »
April 16, 2021Entrackr

ShareChat's Series E round includes $225 Mn debt from Tencent

Last week, ShareChat had announced its $502 million Series E round led by Tiger Global. While the com... See more »
April 12, 2021Global Legal Chronicle

ShareChat's $502 Million Raising Found

IndusLaw advised Sharechat, Gunderson Dettmer Singapore acted for Lightspeed and Tiger, Snap was repr... See more »
April 9, 2021Asian Venture Capital Journal

India's ShareChat raises $502m at $2.1b valuation

Tiger Global Management has led a $502 million Series E round for ShareChat, which claims to be India... See more »
April 9, 2021The Tech Portal

Twiter-backed ShareChat gulps in $502 Mn from Tiger Global, Lightspeed and others

Home-grown social media app ShareChat entered the growing and mythical 'unicorn' family...... See more »
April 9, 2021Plunge Daily

Snap and Twitter invest millions of dollars into Mohalla Tech

A group of investors, including Snap and Twitter, have pumped in half a billion dollars into Mohalla ... See more »
April 9, 2021Infra Buddy

ShareChat raises $501 million at a valuation of $2.1 bn from Twitter, Snap, Tiger Global, Telecom News, ET Telecom

NEW DELHI: Homegrown social media platform ShareChat has raised $501 million at a valuation of. The p... See more »

ShareChat Blogs

January 17, 2019ShareChat Blog

Data Science at ShareChat: Technologies and Challenges

Taking a look at everything that goes underneath the blanket terms of artificial intelligence and mac... See more »
January 4, 2019ShareChat Blog

An introduction to ShareChat: Personalising content for Next Billion Users

ShareChat is an Indian social media startup that presents its interface and recommended content in 14... See more »
November 22, 2018ShareChat Blog

How to Embed ShareChat Posts

Embedded Posts are a simple way to put ShareChat posts, be it a video, image or any type into the con... See more »
August 27, 2018ShareChat Blog

A Journey from Competitive Programming to Development

This is my first blog that I have ever written in my life. I hope this still serves as a good experie... See more »
August 18, 2018ShareChat Blog

Because I believe in it…..

"At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom." 71... See more »
July 5, 2018ShareChat Blog

Regional content to play a crucial role in Digitization of India

By: Sunil Kamath (Chief Business Officer, ShareChat) We are in the year 2018. In the 21st century, th... See more »
February 27, 2018ShareChat Blog

Vernacular Internet in India & why you should understand it

Let me start with the more familiar mediums we all have grown up watching & listening to- radio, tele... See more »

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ShareChat Headquarters

Hosur Main Road, No.2, 26, 27 and 3 Sona Towers, 1st Floor, Krishna Nagar Industrial Area,\

Bangalore, Karnataka560029

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Overview

ShareChat is an India-based social media platform that allows users to share videos, jokes, GIFs, audios and funny images. ShareChat was founded in 2015. ShareChat's headquarters is located in Bangalore, Karnataka, IN 560029. It has raised 766.0M in 9...

CEO

ShareChat's Co-Founder & CEO, Ankush Sachdeva, currently has an approval rating of 87%. ShareChat's primary competitors are Roposo, Chingari & Josh.

Website

sharechat.com

Frequently Asked Questions about ShareChat

  1. When was ShareChat founded?

    ShareChat was founded in 2015
  2. Who is ShareChat's CEO?

    ShareChat's CEO is Ankush Sachdeva
  3. How much revenue does ShareChat generate?

    ShareChat generates $3.7M in revenue
  4. How much funding does ShareChat have?

    ShareChat has historically raised $766M in funding
  1. Where is ShareChat's headquarters?

    ShareChat's headquarters is in Bangalore Karnataka, IN
  2. How many employees does ShareChat have?

    ShareChat has 400 employees
  3. What sector does ShareChat operate in?

    ShareChat is in Application Software, Internet Software, Social Media
  4. Who are ShareChat's competitors?

    ShareChat's top competitors are Roposo, Chingari, Josh